who we are:
With over 20 years recruitment amongst the management team, Usurpo is led from the front to provide the best possible services to candidates and clients alike.
Dan has over 8 years experience recruiting in the IT Security space, with success with Vendors, Managed Service Providers, and Channel partners across EMEA, APAC, and the US. Dan has also recently been assisting clients in the mobile security, and mobile application development arena with contract and permanent placements, where his ability to find niche skills in the market has delivered results with fantastic references.
Dan has a track record of success with a combination of Pre IPO start-ups, privately held technology businesses and major corporate firms.
Outside of work Dan spends time with family, socialising, and playing 5 a side football.
Nigel’s been involved within IT Recruitment Industry for more than 13 years, over which time he has developed an enviable network of contacts that have assisted in the successful completion of many high profile searches across Europe, Asia PAC and the US.
Strong relationship skills coupled with the ability to identify the very best talent in the market have resulted in many long term client relationships. The level of service Nigel offers candidates also ensure that he’s the first point of contact when looking at career options.
When not at work Nigel can be found in the country walking his dogs or on the golf course looking for another lost ball!
With over a decade of experience in IT sales recruitment, Mark's talent and passion for delivering professional recruitment services to the Information Technology sector has been proven time and time again.
Having managed multiple recruitment campaigns for hardware and software vendors, service and solution providers and associated channel partners, Mark rapidly established a reputation as someone that delivers results.
Having spent most of his career in executive search, Mark is proud to be part of Usurpo, and he is looking forward to a bright and positive future with the organisation.
Outside of the recruitment industry, Mark is a passionate family man and semi professional musician.
Mark graduated from the London school of guitar and music with flying colours and has since performed at many prestigious venues in the UK, Europe and US including the Royal Albert Hall.
Rob benefits greatly from his time actually working within the IT industry. During his time working for various IT Distributors and Technology vendors.
He has built strong links with colleagues, partners and customers and feels that his time "at the coal face" gives him a unique view point for clients and candidates.
Rob has successfully recruited for Start up's as well as more established companies in the security and virtualisation arenas and has been engaged to find professionals across EMEA and the USA.
A growing network and a real interest in technology enable Rob to assist companies find the talent that they need to push their company to the next level.
When he's not in the office you'll find Rob spending time with his Wife and 2 children or taking a break from that on the golf course!
Laura has worked directly within the IT Security Channel for almost 8 years, bringing with her a wealth of experience, industry knowledge and strong trusting relationships across all levels within Security Vendors, VARs and Distributers.
Having also previously worked and recruited for FMCG Blue Chip corporates, Laura retains the fast-paced, energetic, and professional working ethic, and feels this coupled with her IT security knowledge, places her in a very strong position to proactively source and secure excellent talent for her clients current and upcoming recruitment needs.
Outside of work, you'd either find Laura in the idyllic setting with a SLR camera, nose in the latest NLP or Psychology blog, or within the gym, practicing martial art moves on her unsuspecting partner.